Careershifters blog

From Advertising to Weddings

Nishma Mistry's creativity was caged by the corporate accounts she worked on. So, she took a hobby she enjoyed and turned it into a sideline business. Now her design skills have free rein and she's enjoying the best of both worlds. Here's how she did it.

From City Law to Start-Ups

Kate Jackson had a successful career, a great boss and interesting work. But the thought of climbing the corporate ladder just didn't get her blood pumping. Here, she shares how she turned her dreams of running her own businesses into reality.

From Marketing to Interior Design

Louise Keane had status and success in her PR role, but also a creeping sense that something was missing. She made the choice to step into more creative work and scratch the entrepreneurial itch she’d had for years. Here’s how she made her shift.

Chris Guillebeau's 'The Happiness of Pursuit'

The Happiness of Pursuit

Feeling dissatisfied with the daily grind? Craving a sense of purpose and meaning in your life? According to Chris Guillebeau, you might need to go on a quest. Natasha reviews his latest book, The Happiness of Pursuit, and shares its key lessons.

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